University of Pittsburgh

School of Education

Developmental Movement


4200 Fifth Ave

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

United States


1-412- 624-9300

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D., M.S. (non-thesis);M.S. (thesis)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The specialization in Developmental Movement focuses on the control and learning of motor skills, how perception, attention and memory impact this process, and the underlying neurological correlates. The curriculum includes study of the mechanisms underlying motor performance and learning as well as applications to therapeutic settings and to the design of instructional programs in sport and physical education.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: To determine eligiblity for federal student aid, students should begin by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Federal School Code: 00337900

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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